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imageCouncil Proposal Recognizes Lynching of Francisco Arias and José Chamales as 'Act of Racial Terror'
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by Santa Cruz News
On May 14 the Santa Cruz City Council passed a motion to request a recommendation from the Historic Preservation Commission (for return to the August 13th City Council meeting for action) for the placement of a historic plaque on Water Street Bridge recognizing the lynching of Francisco Arias and José Chamales. The men, who were Californios, Spanish speaking Mexican and Native American men, were lynched on the bridge on May 2, 1877, shortly after their arrest on murder charges. "The lynching ...
Posted: Sun May 19, 2019 12:36AM
imageRamsey Orta in Solitary Confinement After Testifying Against Officer Daniel Pantaleo
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by WeCopwatch
This week media across the country took a moment to speculate on whether departmental policies were violated in the August 2014 police chokehold death of Eric Garner on Staten Island. A non-criminal departmental trial for Pantaleo underscores both the power and limitations of using video as evidence....
Posted: Sat May 18, 2019 10:01AM
calendarFallen Heroes, Rising Stars: A Juneteenth Celebration Through Dance
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by Tonya Marie Amos
Malonga Casquelourd Center for the Arts 1428 Alice St, Oakland, CA...
Event Date: Sun Jun 23, 2019 2:00PM
Posted: Sat May 18, 2019 9:17AM
calendarFallen Heroes, Rising Stars: A Juneteenth Celebration Through Dance
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by Tonya Marie Amos
Malonga Casquelourd Center for the Arts 1428 Alice St, Oakland, CA...
Event Date: Sat Jun 22, 2019 6:30PM
Posted: Sat May 18, 2019 9:13AM
imageDiscover California Juneteenth Freedom Day Celebration
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by Khubaka, Michael Harris
Expanding California Pan African Global Trade and Commerce must include the beginning of our California Juneteenth story, including our role in the National Underground Railroad Network to Freedom and sharing current California ~ Pan African Trade data in an inclusive and equitable manner...
Posted: Wed May 15, 2019 8:33PM
imageSince Oscar Grant, 242 people shot and killed by police in Bay Area
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by Scott Morris
While only about 30% of Bay Area residents are Hispanic or Black, more than 60% of people shot and killed by police officers over the last decade are Hispanic or Black....
Posted: Wed May 15, 2019 8:06PM
calendarKill Move Paradise, by James Ijames, directed by Darryl V. Jones by Shotgun Players at the Ashby Stage
The Ashby Stage 1901 Ashby Ave Berkeley, CA 94703...
Event Date: Fri Jul 5, 2019 8:00PM
Posted: Wed May 15, 2019 7:30PM
calendarVallejo Press Conference & Rally For Justice
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by Vallejo For Racial Justice
Vallejo City Hall 555 Santa Clara St Vallejo, CA....
Event Date: Tue May 14, 2019 5:30PM
Posted: Fri May 10, 2019 5:09PM
textHouses Passes Disaster Aid Package for Puerto Rico, US States and Territories by Kate Zeller
On Friday, the House of Representatives passed disaster relief legislation to benefit US States, Territories and municipalities recovering from wildfires, floods and hurricanes....
Posted: Fri May 10, 2019 1:33PM
calendar"Legal Opening For Mumia" Film Night by Labor Action Committee to Free Mumia
Omni Commons 4799 Shattuck st., Oakland, California omnicommons.org...
Event Date: Fri May 17, 2019 7:00PM
Posted: Thu May 9, 2019 8:58PM
calendar"Soar, Torian, Soar" plus Q&A with Filmmakers
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by Maya Media
SF DocFest @ Roxie Theater 3117 16th St, San Francisco, CA 94103...
Event Date: Sun Jun 9, 2019 2:30PM
Posted: Wed May 8, 2019 11:20AM
calendarFilm Showing on Mumia Abu-Jamal "Long Distance Revolutionary"
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by Party for Socialism and Liberation
2969 Mission St. near 26th St....
Event Date: Fri May 17, 2019 7:00PM
Posted: Wed May 8, 2019 10:16AM
calendarThe Sixth Annual Sacramento Black Book Fair (SBBF) by Faye W Wilson Kennedy
Women's Civic Improvement Center/Club, 3555 3rd Ave., Sacramento, Sac 95817...
Event Date: Sat Jun 1, 2019 10:00AM
Posted: Sun May 5, 2019 6:50PM
calendarWhy criticizing Israel is not anti-Semitic by UUSF Sunday morning Forum
Unitarian Universalist Society of San Francisco 1187 Franklin St. @ Geary MLK Room...
Event Date: Sun May 19, 2019 9:30AM
Posted: Fri May 3, 2019 3:41PM
calendarFree Films, Food, + Forum: Black Diaspora
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by Liberated Lens
Omni Commons 4799 Shattuck Ave Oakland...
Event Date: Sun May 19, 2019 4:30PM
Posted: Thu May 2, 2019 8:26PM
imageStop the war against Brazil's tribal peoples
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by Stephen Corry
President Jair Bolsonaro has “declared war” on Brazil’s tribal peoples, but you can help. Will you send him a message today and ask him to stop Brazil’s genocide?...
Posted: Tue Apr 30, 2019 11:27PM
calendarAmplify! F213 Writer's Evening by Northern California Women's Caucus for Art
Arc Gallery 1246 Folsom Street San Francisco, CA 94103...
Event Date: Thu May 2, 2019 6:30PM
Posted: Thu Apr 25, 2019 1:29AM
imageSF General Hospital Workers Fed Up With Short Staffing Threatening Patient Safety
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by Labor Video Project
San Francisco General Hospital workers rallied and spoke out on 4/23/18 against short staffing which is threatening the health and safety of the patients and also leading to injuries to SF General Hospital workers....
Posted: Wed Apr 24, 2019 11:21AM
calendarBorder Patrol Off San Jose City Collge Campus
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by Dump Trump San Jose
San Jose City College, Outside of the Main Gym 2100 Moorpark Ave, San Jose, California 95128...
Event Date: Tue Apr 30, 2019 10:30AM
Posted: Sun Apr 21, 2019 11:21AM
calendarEmergency Action to Protect Indigenous Burial Site
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by Protect Ohlone Burial Sites
Santa Cruz Mission Hill railroad tunnel, Chestnut Street, Santa Cruz The Tunnel doesn't have an address, but 701 Chestnut Street is right next to it. We are Not meeting at that address, but on the sidewalk near it....
Event Date: Mon Apr 22, 2019 12:00PM
Posted: Sat Apr 20, 2019 10:14PM